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Latest News

Household Hazardous Waste facility to close for season

November 19, 2018 – The last drop-off days for the year at the Household Hazardous Waste facility at the Kingston Area Recycling Centre (KARC), 196 Lappan's Lane, are: Saturday, Nov....

Kingston Transit offers free transit this Saturday

Kingstonians are invited to ride any Kingston Transit bus on any route (local and Express) for free all day long!

City offers update on work set to begin at 652 Princess St.

November 9, 2018 – Williamsville residents and visitors: work is set to begin on a building planned for 652 Princess St. at the corners of Princess and Victoria streets and Princess and...

Put batteries out for collection Nov. 5 to 9

Put your used batteries out for collection in a clear, sealed plastic bag beside your curbside waste the collection week of Nov. 5 to 9.

Leaf collection begins week of Nov. 5

Have leaves ready for collection at curbside by 8 a.m. on the Monday of your leaf collection week.

"What is the city but the people?"

– William Shakespeare